4,347 Consecutive Blue Jays games called by radio play-by-play
man Tom Cheek--a streak dating to the team's inception in
1977--before he missed last Thursday's game due to the death of
4.1 Rating for ABC's coverage of the Indianapolis 500 on May
5.0 Rating for Fox's coverage of NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 on May
7 Consecutive no-decisions by A's starting pitchers, a streak
that ended last Saturday and tied the major league record.
1.84 ERA of Oakland's starters during that streak.
33.3 Percentage of Dutch men who, according to a poll, believe
watching their national soccer team on TV is more important than
celebrating their wife's birthday.
45; 284 Age, in years and days, of Atlanta's Julio Franco, who
last Thursday became the oldest major leaguer to hit a grand
66.1 Percentage of 2004 Olympics tickets that remain unsold.